Main definitions of mc in English

: Mc1MC2


  • Megacycle(s), a unit of frequency equal to one million cycles.

Main definitions of mc in English

: Mc1MC2



  • 1

    ‘the chance to vote for their MC’
  • 2

    chairperson, chairman, chairwoman, president, convener, spokesperson, spokesman, spokeswoman, leader, master of ceremonies, mistress of ceremonies
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    1. 2.1 A person who provides entertainment at a club or party by instructing the DJ and performing rap music.

  • 1(in the UK) Military Cross.

    ‘he was awarded the MC’
  • 2Monaco (international vehicle registration).

  • 3Music cassette.

    ‘it is now available on Deutsche Grammophon CD and MC’


  • Perform as an MC.

    ‘a long bout of MC'ing’
    • ‘Among the many incidents recalled in his long and winding career is a night back in 1962 when he MC'd the first-ever British performance by the erstwhile Robert Zimmerman.’
    • ‘I was MC'ing for 20 bucks a night at the east side comedy club on Long Island, and I won, like, five weeks in a row.’
    • ‘It was MC'd by a DJ from a disco called ‘Carwash’ in Cyprus, but contained plenty of traditional Egyptian entertainment.’